City Birds

Call it a Feral Pigeon, a Rock Pigeon, a Rock Dove, or a Flying Rat, but you can call it waiting for an Orange Line train with me at Roosevelt in Chicago the other morning.  It decided not to take the train after all.

Call it a Feral Pigeon, a Rock Pigeon, a Rock Dove, or a Flying Rat, but you can call it waiting for an Orange Line train with me at Roosevelt in Chicago the other morning. It decided not to take the train after all.

While all the rest were taking pictures of themselves beside Chicago's famous Bean the other day, I was captivated by these "Bean Birds."  Yes, the ubiquitous Ring-billed Gull.  Where will they turn up next?

While all the rest were taking pictures of themselves beside Chicago’s famous Bean the other day, I was captivated by these “Bean Birds.” Yes, the ubiquitous Ring-billed Gull. Where will they turn up next?

 

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About charleymckelvy

Charles McKelvy lives and writes in southwest Michigan with his wife and fellow writer, Natalie McKelvy. They established the Dunery Press in 1988 in order to publish their own fiction. They continue to do so to this day. Charles McKelvy is an Eagle Scout.
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